Hornets' LaMelo Ball Expected to Miss Rest of Season with Wrist Fracture
LaMelo Ball's stellar rookie season could be over.
The NBA Rookie of the Year favorite is expected to miss the remainder of the year with a fractured right wrist, according to ESPN.
Charlotte guard LaMelo Ball -- rookie of the year frontrunner -- is expected to miss the rest of the season with a fracture to his right wrist, source tells ESPN. He's seeking a second opinion to confirm the diagnosis.— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) March 22, 2021
Ball, the No. 3 pick in the 2020 NBA Draft, has looked like a star in the making in his abbreviated rookie campaign. He averaged just under 15.9 points, 6.1 assists and 5.1 rebounds in just 41 games.
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